September 19, 2019

Lessons From The Egyptian Internal Center For Agriculture (EICA)/Japan International Cooperation Agency (JICA)

I was privileged to be nominated by the Zambian government under the Ministry of Agriculture to attend a 5 months training course on improvement of rice […]
September 16, 2019

Reflections on FCFA CDKN First Ever Wikipedia

FCFA/CDKN First ever Wikipedia on climate change in Africa[1] Mzime Regina Ndebele-Murisa and Chipo Plaxedes Mubaya We had the privilege of being among the thirty (30) […]
August 28, 2019

Workshop at the College of Agriculture and Veterinary Services on Melia Volkensii

On 22nd August 2019, I attended “Melia Volkensii” workshop at the invitation of Prof. Florence Olubayo of the College of Agriculture and Veterinary Services, UON. Also […]
June 3, 2019

International Spring University Bilbao, Spain

International Spring University Bilbao, Spain by James Wafula From 19th to 25th May 2019 I attended a workshop at the International Spring University (ISU) in Bilbao, […]
March 27, 2019

Erick Omollo presents his work at the Swedish University of Agricultural Sciences (SLU), Uppsala, Sweden

Erick Omollo participated in the workshop: Livestock Systems in Urbanizing Environments: Impacts and Implications for Food Security in Developing Countries. This workshop was organized by AgriFoSe2030 […]
February 8, 2019

Participation in the Young Scientists Workshop on Climate Change, India

by Dr. Bernard Barasa Last year 2018 (December 5-7th), I was privileged and luckily selected to attend the notable Climate change workshop in India to present […]

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May 21, 2019

IPCC Nominations for AR6 Synthesis Report – Deadline 2nd June

IPCC Call for notation experts The Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) is calling for nominations of experts to take part in the Scoping Meeting of […]
May 21, 2019

Reviewing chapter 8 of AR6

Two fellows selected as Chapter reviewers: Erick Amollo – Research fellow James Wafula Climate innovations fellow have been selected as reviewers for chapter 8 of AR6 of […]
March 15, 2019

Call for Applications: second round of the AIMS Small Research Grants in Climate Change Science

The AIMS Research Department invites all interested and eligible persons to apply for the AIMS Small Research Grants in Climate Change Science (https://www.nexteinstein.org/research/call-for-apps-sm-research-grants/). We kindly encourage you to […]
March 15, 2019

One Planet fellowship call for applications

The inaugural call for applications for the One Planet Fellowship opens February 1, 2019— The call to apply for the first cohort of the One Planet […]
March 11, 2019

James has been selected to attend ecosystem services modelling training

James Wafula has been selected to attend the 1-week training on Ecosystem Services Modeling in #Bilbao 20th -24th May 2019 (ISU 2019). Congratulations James! The 2019 event will be branded under […]
January 3, 2019

Dr. Amollo Ambole is now a RutherFord Fellow!

Dr. Amollo Ambole is now a RutherFord Fellow! Dr. Ambole is one of the three Rutherford Fellows being hosted  by the Leicester Institute of Advanced Studies […]

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June 26, 2019

Guide for Researchers on Publishing in High Impact Journals and Books

One of the strategic objectives of the University of Nairobi as a research institution is to increase the visibility and impact of the research output. SCImago […]
May 30, 2019

Call for Funding Support to Scale Up Agricultural Technologies in Africa

Deadline: 30 June 2019 The Forum for Agricultural Research in Africa (FARA) has announced a funding call to competitively provide support to existing/new innovation Platforms, agribusinesses […]
May 21, 2019

IPCC Nominations for AR6 Synthesis Report – Deadline 2nd June

IPCC Call for notation experts The Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) is calling for nominations of experts to take part in the Scoping Meeting of […]
December 17, 2018

African Peacebuilding Network Individual Research Grants

The African Peacebuilding Network (APN) of the Social Science Research Council (SSRC) invites research grant applications from African researchers, policy analysts, and practitioners working on conflict […]
December 17, 2018

Biomedical Resource and Technology Development Grants

These grants are for researchers who want to establish or maintain resources or technology for the benefit of the wider scientific community. A Biomedical Resource and […]
December 17, 2018

Human Infection Studies for Vaccine Development

This scheme supports teams of researchers working on human infection studies in low- and middle-income countries. The aim is to accelerate vaccine development. You can apply […]
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